R-M Paint Training Courses

Color Retrieval Systems

R-M Paint Training
Duration: 1.00 Day
Course Description
Increase productivity through the use of BASF Color Tools. Learn the advantages of SmartTrakIII, and Smartscan.
Course Objectives
Acquire a complete understanding on the navigation of the software and the added-value that technology offers to the collision industry.
Course Topics
SmartTrakIII and SmartScan.
Prerequisites
NONE

Preparation Process and Analysis

Duration: 1.00 Day
Course Description
Learn substrate preparation procedures and the application of the R-M undercoat system. Acquired knowledge will increase your shop production and build the foundation for quality repairs.

R-M Certification Program

Duration: 2.00 Days
Course Description
Participants get a complete overview of the R-M Diamont paint system, divided between classroom instruction and hands-on product demonstrations. Course is required for both OEM and VisionPlus warranty certification
Course Objectives
Understand productivity enhancements that make the leader in automotive finishes. Identify and use the most appropriate R-M products and procedures to refinish a vehicle. Properly mix and apply R-M coatings to achieve durable, warrantable, and undetectable finishes.
Course Topics
• Preparation • Undercoats • Topcoats • Clearcoats • Blending • Plastics Refinishing • Color Sand & Polishing
Prerequisites
NONE

R-M Color Adjustment Techniques 1

Duration: 1.00 Day
Course Description
The latest in tinting and blending procedures are explored to match the OEM basecoat/ clearcoat using the R-M systematic mechanical approach to color evaluation and adjustment. Class is mandatory to meet OEM certification.
Course Objectives
Student will learn systematic mechanical approach to understanding, tinting and blending colors to achieve an undetectable repair.
Course Topics
Safety, color theory, adjusting color, three-stage, and blending.
Prerequisites
One year automotive refinish paint experience.

R-M Color Adjustment Techniques 2

Duration: 2.00 Days
Course Description
Participate in this course learn about the theory of color matching and application techniques specifically geared towards the Onyx HD system. Class is required for OEM certification.
Course Objectives
Student will learn mechanical approach to understanding, tinting, three-stage, and blending colors to achieve an undetectable repair.
Course Topics
Safety, color theory, adjusting color, three-stage, and blending.
Prerequisites
NONE

R-M Productivity Techniques Workshop

Duration: 2.00 Days
Course Description
Learn the latest repair techniques and application procedures using the R-M Onyx undercoat, basecoat, and clearcoat systems.
Course Objectives
Students will learn how to properly prepare and refinish a variety of substrates utilizing the systems approach for R-M Onyx paint system.
Course Topics
Safety, substrate preparations, paint film specifications, undercoat and topcoat application.
Prerequisites
NONE

Troubleshooting for Productivity

Duration: 1.00 Day
Course Description
Learn preventative measures to combat potential problem situations and refinishing techniques.
Course Objectives
Identifying, understand, prevent, and correct collision shop refinishing issues.
Course Topics
Identifying reasons for paint failure, failure analysis, equipment technology, and paint shop process mapping.
Prerequisites
NONE

R-M Cycle Time Reduction Repair System

Duration: 2.00 Days
Course Description
Learn the newly developed, highly efficient working method for the quick repair of light damage and small repair. System is very reliable and gives excellent results.
Course Objectives
Student will learn the proven method of cucle time reduction repair within a panel. System is designed for quick and profitable repairs.
Course Topics
Safety, evaluating, preparation, undercoat, spot repair techniques, clearcoating and blending.
Prerequisites
NONE

R-M Cycle Time Reduction Repair System

Duration: 1.00 Day
Course Description
Learn the newly developed, highly efficient working method for the quick repair of light damage and small repair. System is very reliable and gives excellent results. This one-day workshop is divided between classroom instruction and hands-on product demonstration.
Course Objectives
This program will enable participants to:
  • Learn how to use UBR200 blending reducer for small repair
  • Properly prepare a vehicle for refinishing with the R-M CTR Repair System
  • Achieve undetectable repairs using the R-M CTR Repair System
Course Topics
  • Identification of CTR damage limits
  • CTR step-by-step process
  • Hands-on application practices
  • Final detailing of CTR repair
Prerequisites
Certified Paint Technician

R-M Onyx Workshop

Duration: 1.00 Day
Course Description
Learn the latest application procedures and repair techniques using the R-M Onyx paint system.
Course Objectives
Student will learn how to properly refinish a vehicle iusing the R-M Onyx systems approach.
Course Topics
Safety, preparation, undercoat, topcoat, color coat, topcoat, and blending procedures.
Prerequisites
NONE

R-M Re-certification Class

Duration: 1.00 Day
Course Description
Revisit the R-M certification class in a one-day overview of all recently released products that meet  R-M and OEM warranty specifications. Class is mandatory every two years to renew R-M and OEM warranty specifications.
Course Objectives
Students learn the latest R-M product usages and techniques in order to meet R-M and OEM warranty specifications.
Course Topics
Safety, re-testing on complete R-M Onyx paint line, introduction of new R-M products, and auxiliary products.
Prerequisites
NONE

VOC Substrates

Duration: 1.00 Day
Course Description
Introduction of primers and associated products required to meet VOC compliance.
Course Objectives
Class room discussion of new VOC products, shop activity using all VOC Compliant substrates and associated products.
Prerequisites
NONE